Definition of helicopter view in English:

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helicopter view

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

informal
(Especially in business) a general survey of something; an overview.
Example sentences
  • People will need a broader skill base to take more of a helicopter view.
  • I think the Prime Minister described my view as an overview, a helicopter view.
  • Using a helicopter view, it appears that this company will lose some of its user base to that start up.

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